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Environmental Bibliography

by Alternative Dispute Resolution Conflict Management Services
or DOI Early Case Assessment Project


Adler, Peter S.; "Water, Science, and the Search for Common Ground". Address given at the 1 st Australasian Natural Resources Law & Policy Conference, Canberra, Australia ( March 27, 2000).

Bingham, Gail; "Applying ADR Techniques to Environmental Matters". ALI-ABA Course of Study Materials (February, 1998) Course No. SC56.

Buskirk, George A.; "ADR as a Complement to Litigation". The Indiana Lawyer (September, 1997) p. 15.

"Expressway Develops Smoothly When Environmentalists Join Process; American News Service, 1998.

Federal Alternative Dispute Resolution Council; "Confidentiality in Federal Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs (2000)".

Forester, J. Richard; "Mediating Land Use Cases". Link to article at

Hall, Dan; "Agreements Encourage Landowners, Endangered Species to Coexist"; Link to article at

Herring, Mandi; "Summary of State Alternative Environmental Dispute Resolution Institutions". Link to article at

Krivis, Jeffrey; "How Structure Helps Mediation". CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution - Alternatives to the High Cost of Litigation (September, 1997) v. 15; No.8; p. 110.

Lee, Judith A., Jaclyn A. Brilling and Eleanor Stein; "Negotiation Techniques: Alternative Dispute Resolution Finds Success at N.Y. Public Service Commission". Environmental Compliance & Litigation (December, 1999) v. 15; No. 7; p. 5.

Lobel, Ira B.; "The Various Ingredients That Go Into SUCCESSFUL Regulatory Negotiations". Dispute Resolution Journal (October, 1995) v. 50, No. 4; p. 73.

Pou, Charles; "Rise of Rosters for Policy Cases Raises New Issues"; Consensus (July 1997).

Scher, Edward; "Using Technical Experts in Complex Environmental Disputes"; Consensus (April 1997).

Slaikeu, Karl and Ralph H. Hasson; "Not Necessarily Mediation: The Use of Convening Clauses in Dispute Systems Design". Negotiation Journal (October, 1992) p. 331.

SPIDR Environment/Public Disputes Sector Critical Issues Committee; "Guidelines for Using Collaborative Agreement-Seeking Processes". Consensus (April 1997).



 Bacow, Lawrence C.; Environmental Dispute Resolution (Environmental, Developmental and Public Policy Environments Policy and Planning). Plenum Publishing Corporation, December 1984.

Blackburn, Walton and Willa Marie Bruce; Mediating Environmental Conflicts: Theory & Practice. Greenwood Publishing Group, June 30, 1995.

Buckles, Daniel; Cultivating Peace: Conflict & Collaboration in Natural Resource Management. International Development Research Center, January 2000.

Conover, Michael; Resolving Human-Wildlife Conflicts: The Science of Wildlife Damage Management. Lewis Publishers, August 2001. (Soon to be Published)

Duensing, Edward and Yvonne Chilik; Negotiation of Environmental Conflicts: Techniques, Case Studies and Analyses. Vance Bibliographies, June 1986.

Jeffrey, Roger and Bhaskar Vira; Conflict and Cooperation in Participatory Natural Resource Management (Global Issues). Palgrave, March 2001.

Mernitz, Scott; Mediation of Environmental Disputes: A Source Book. Greenwood Publishing Group, May 1980.

Mills, Miriam; Conflict Resolution and Public Policy. Greenwood Publishing Group, December 1990.

O'Leary, Rosemary and Robert F. Durant and Daniel J. Fiorino and Paul S. Weiland; Managing the Environment: Understanding the Legal, Organizational and Policy Challenges. Jossey-Bass, December 1998.

Susskind, Lawrence; Resolving Environmental Regulatory Disputes. Schenkman Books, December 1983.

Susskind, Lawrence, Paul F. Levy and Jennifer Thomas-Larmer; Negotiating Environmental Agreements: How to Avoid Escalating Confrontation, Needless Costs, and Unnecessary Litigation. Island Press, December 1999.

Susskind, Lawrence, Sarah McKearnan and Jennifer Thomas-Larmer; The Consensus Building Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Reaching Agreement. Corwin Press, July 1999.

Susskind, Lawrence and Jeffrey L. Cruikshank; Breaking the Impasse: Consensual Approaches to Resolving Public Disputes. Basic Books, February, 1989.

Susskind, Lawrence and Patrick T. Field (contributor); Dealing with an Angry Public: The Mutual Gains Approach to Resolving Disputes. Free Press, April 1996.

Wondolleck, Julia; Public Lands Conflict and Resolution: Managing National Forest Disputes (Environmental, Developmental and Public Policy Environments Policy and Planning). Plenum Publishing Corporation, June 1988.

Wondolleck, Julia and Steven J. Yaffee; Making Collaboration Work: Lessons from Innovation in Natural Resource Management. Island Press, 2000.